Minnesota Historical Society
MNHS membership is the best way to create your very own historic adventure and help support our work to bring Minnesota history to future generations.
Established in 1849, MNHS is the largest organization of its kind in the nation. As a member of MNHS, you get the best deal in history with benefits including free general admission at our historic sites from Split Rock Lighthouse to Jeffers Petroglyphs to the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul and more statewide, discounts on MNHS Press books and other purchases from our museum stores, engaging virtual events and exhibits online and in our galleries, and more members only opportunities to bring you closer to Minnesota history.
- MERSC members can get a great deal on history. Use Promo code MERSC10 and save $10 on our most popular memberships. Join securely online at mnhs.org/member or mention MERSC10 by phone at 651-259-3131.
Now Through April 30th, 2021:
Receive an extended 14-month membership for the regular price of 12 months on Individual, Individual Plus, Household, Household Plus, Associate, Contributing and Sustaining level memberships only.
MERSC10 discount also applies to gift membership.
Individual $40 (regularly $50) – benefits for 1 adult
Individual Plus $59 (regularly $69) – benefits for 1 name adult and admission for 1 additional guest
Household $69 (regularly $79) – benefits for 2 named adults and kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
Household Plus $89 (regularly $99) – benefits for 2 named adults and kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren and admission for 2 additional guests.
We are living through truly historic times and it is the power of history that transforms lives and helps us forge the future together. History–and your support—matters more than ever.
Note: staff are working remotely in compliance with COVID-19 recommendations, membership cards will be mailed biweekly and you should receive them within 4-6 weeks. You will receive an email confirmation of your membership ID number, level, and payment.